Tweet By Chris Ebert Covered Call trading is often one of the first types of trading that new options traders encounter, and for good reason. Covered Calls in most instances carry no more risk of loss than outright stock ownership; thus anyone who has traded stocks can usually handle these options contracts without taking on […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert With Triple-Witching coming up in a few days, as it does late in March, June, September and December every year (the expiration of several Futures and Options contracts near the same date) many traders of those contracts will be “working for the weekend”. If equity or commodity prices have risen or […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert You’re special! It’s a hackneyed line spelled out in many a late-night club. But, for many traders, especially new traders, the idea that their stock is special can seem alluring. Corporate Earnings reports and other economic data and news can enhance a trader’s sense that their particular stock pick is special […]

Tweet By Chris Ebert Ever notice how radio content varies with the frequency? This may come as surprise to those in the younger generation who are apt to get their music on devices other than old-fashioned radios, but the content indeed varies. In most cities, there are very few Top-40 stations near the 88 Megahertz […]